A nanny at Happy Bloomers School at Agbogba, in the Greater Accra Region has been arrested by the police after a an 11 month old baby girl she allegedly maltreated and force-fed, died.
The suspect, Clara Ayani-Ampah, was arrested after the parents of the baby girl reported the death of their child and a closed circuit television (CCTV) exposed the act of Clara.
The victim, Allegra Yaba Ackah Mensah was pronounced dead when she was taken to the North Legon Hospital.
The Public Relations Officer of the Accra Regional Police Command, Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP), Mrs Effia Tenge told Graphic Online that a docket on the case has been forwarded to the Attorney General’s Department for advice
She said on May 18, 2021, the father of the victim reported to the Agbogba Police that the management of the school called him to inform him that his daughter was sick and was taken to the North Legon Hospital but she was pronounced dead on arrival.
A team of police investigators went to the hospital and found the body of the victim which was examined and taken to the police hospital morgue.
An autopsy was later conducted on the body but the autopsy report was yet to be made available to the family.
The proprietress of the school, Mrs Christiana Atta Kumah, later handed over a CCTV of the day’s activities in the school to the police which revealed how Clara had handled the baby.
The body of the victim has since been released to the family for burial.
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Source: newswiregh.com with additional details from Graphic.